Big Data: Part C

Some people sense that the conventional investment wisdom of the past couple of decades is not working. With the S&P 500 and Nasdaq* market indexes close to levels they were in 1999 (as of May 2013), it’s no wonder so many are questioning conventional wisdom.  After all, in 26 out of the last 46 years, the US equity markets have done nothing but tread water.  And no one knows what the next decade holds.   (Source: Dow Jones) In the...

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Big Data: Part Deux

Investors are beginning to sense that the conventional investment wisdom of the past couple of decades is not working. With the S&P 500 and NASDAQ market indexes at the same level they were in 1999 and still well below their 2000 market highs (as of this writing in January 2013), it’s no wonder so many are questioning conventional wisdom.  After all, in 26 out of the last 46 years, the US equity markets have done nothing but tread...

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